Tanker Delivers Water for Quarry Road Building Fire
 
By Assistant Fire Chief Adam Grossman
January 7, 2019
 

The Westwood Fire Company for the tank truck was alerted as part of the 1st alarm tanker task force for a building fire in the 600 block of Quarry Road in West Sadsbury Township. The call came in Monday around 0708 hours. Additional tankers from Kinzers, White Horse, Honey Brook and Cochranville Fire Companies were also on the task force.

Engine 44-5 arrived simultaneously with Tankers 45 and 27 and began to supply water to the portable tank. In all Westwood provided 3 loads of water which is 9,000 gallons. Engine 44-5 replenished it’s water at the closest fire hydrant located in the West Sadsbury Commons and shuttled it into the scene.

Engine 44-5 operated on the scene just over 1.5 hours prior to be released by command.

 
Units: Engine 44-5
 
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Engine 44-5 dumps water from the officer side dump valve.
Engine 44-5 dumps water from the officer side dump valve.
 
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